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Carbondale, IL Ranks as One of the Poorest Big Cities in the Country

Large cities and metropolitan areas have long been hubs of economic activity and prosperity in the United States. Large employers that can pay enough to attract top talent from around the country often have operations in places like Austin, Chicago, New York, and San Francisco. As a result, these cities, and many others like them, have a high concentration of high-income residents. But while some American cities stand out for the economic opportunity they offer, many others are notable for the opposite reason.
CARBONDALE, IL
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Carbondale, IL woman arrested after Monday morning fight

A Carbondale, IL woman was arrested on assault and weapons charges after police say she fired a gun during a fight. Carbondale Police say at about 7:30 a.m. Monday, officers broke up a fight involving several people in the 700 block of South Lewis Lane. They say their investigation determined that 30-year-old Camille Sanders fired at least one shot. No injuries were reported. Sanders was taken to the Jackson County Jail on charges of aggravated assault, aggravated unlawful use of a weapon and aggravated discharge of a firearm.
CARBONDALE, IL
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See Inside Illinois Tiny Airbnb with Catfish, Deer & Butterflies

If you love catfish, deer and butterflies, you need to see a tiny Illinois Airbnb next to a gorgeous lake that has all of that and much more. I found this Tiny House on the Lake located near Carbondale, Illinois on Airbnb. This place might be tiny, but the wildlife interaction possibilities are massive as the pond is full of fish, plus there are deer and butterflies everywhere.
CARBONDALE, IL

Illinois Road Trip That Promises The Best in Abandoned Places

If you like to explore abandoned places this road map will take you to some of the best in Illinois. In total the trip from start to finish is a little over 12 hours it seems you could do this in a day, but might not give you much time to explore. Onlyinyourstate.com put together the list that takes you from the Devil's Gate in Libertyville to the Hickory Hill Plantation in Equality, Illinois.
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LAUNDRY STAYS CLEAN IN CARMI WITH HELP FROM WISBDC AT SIC

Angie and Joe Bolin were already in the trenches of starting a small business when a second opportunity presented itself. Shortly after finalizing their plans to start construction on Angie’s Wash and Fold in Carmi, the couple added dry cleaning to their laundry list of services. The purchase of...
HARRISBURG, IL
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Local Sports Recap – September 23, 2022

The Carmi-White County boys golf team took part in the Black Diamond Conference Tournament yesterday in West Frankfort, and the Bulldogs finished in 6th place with a team score of 386. Maxon O’Daniel shot a team best 92, Connor Newell shot a 94, Gabe Winkleman shot a 97, Zack Roark shot a Travor Mason shot a 108 and Aidan Willis shot a 112. Both the boys and girls golf teams will travel to Mt. Carmel on Monday.
WHITE COUNTY, IL
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Granny Puckett's Cupcakes opening Marion location

WILLIAMSON COUNTY - A popular bakery in Herrin will soon be moving their business to Marion's Tower Square Plaza. Tammy Chandler, owner of Granny Puckett's Cupcakes, says the decision is a big move for her business after seeing lots of success in Herrin. "The main thing I will miss about...
MARION, IL
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Fulton County woman killed in southern Illinois traffic crash

ST. CLAIR COUNTY (25 News Now) - Illinois State Police are investigating after a Fulton County woman was killed after a traffic crash in St. Clair County. Illinois State Police say that Makenze Coulter, 23, of Table Grove, was standing through the sunroof of a vehicle in the front passenger seat when she fell out of the top of the vehicle as the driver went through a curve on the interstate.
FULTON COUNTY, IL
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Two Cast Members of The Office visit SIU-C

Fans of the hit television show The Office got a rare opportunity last night to get up close and personal with two stars of the show. Brian Baumgartner -- who portrayed Kevin Malone -- and Oscar Nunez -- who was Oscar Martinez -- visited the SIU-Carbondale campus as part of a nationwide college campus tour.
CARBONDALE, IL
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Franklin County schools encourage students to learn trades

Area educators hope that vocational courses can help keep students interested in school and provide a path to success after graduation. One Franklin County program invited legislators to visit a class in construction trades. The course had to be paused during the pandemic but has returned this school year. Students from all six high schools in the county are eligible to take the course.
FRANKLIN COUNTY, IL
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Ferrell Hospital Welcomes Dr. Clay Ford to Harrisburg Family Medicine

HARRISBURG – Ferrell Hospital welcomes family medicine physician, Dr. Clay Ford, to Harrisburg Family Medicine. Dr. Ford will be joining Leslie Ferrell, FNP. Dr. Ford received his medical degree from the University of Illinois College of Medicine, Rockford. He completed residency in Family Medicine at Deaconess Health Systems located in Evansville, IN. He is board certified in family medicine.
HARRISBURG, IL
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More than a dozen horses seized from owner in Saline County

HARRISBURG, Ill. (KBSI) – The Saline County Sheriff’s Office seized several horses from their owner after it was deemed the owner failed to provide sufficient food, water and care for the animals. The Illinois Department of Agriculture had previously cited James Kevin Griffith for failure to provide sufficient...
SALINE COUNTY, IL
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WSIU Almanac 9.23.22

In Carbondale, enjoy Fall Fest 2022 at Turley Park! Food, Music, Drinks, Vendors and activities will be happening on Saturday, September 24th from Noon to 6pm. Free admission for the communities and vendor opportunities are available. More information by emailing BCCSISHOPBLK618@gmail.com or by contacting. Elva Liddell, Chairman at 618-353-4402.
CARBONDALE, IL
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SIH fighting nursing shortage

MARION, Ill. (KFVS) - A shortage of workers in the medical field has a healthcare system in the Heartland taking action. According to Southern Illinois Healthcare (SIH), they are battling a nursing shortage that started during the pandemic. SIH says the need for nurses continues to be very high right...
MARION, IL
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